Canada Slang

Canadian Slang Is Pretty Hard For These Americans

The Huffington Post Canada | Emma Prestwich | Posted 02.03.2017 | Canada

Watching our TV shows might be hard for them.

22 Slang Words Of 2014

The Huffington Post Canada | Arti Patel | Posted 12.17.2014 | Canada Living

It's been a year a year of countless hashtags, acronyms and phrases that would make many people scratch their heads, but we've finally come up with ou...

WATCH: Americans Try Their Best To Define Canadian Slang

The Huffington Post Canada | Rebecca Zamon | Posted 11.04.2014 | Canada Living

Want to speak like a Canadian? First, you have to get the slang down pat. In this latest installation of Americans experiencing Canadian things (th...

How Doctors Use Dark Humour to Keep Ourselves Going

Dr Brian Goldman | Posted 07.22.2014 | Canada Living
Dr Brian Goldman

For those who work in high stress professions, dishing slang is pretty normal. Another important purpose of hospital slang is to help health professionals cope with patients who are in pain and suffering as well as those who die on their watch. There are probably more words and phrases used to talk about patients at or near death than almost any other clinical condition or situation.

10 Words Kids Are Saying These Days

The Huffington Post Canada | Arti Patel | Posted 04.24.2012 | Canada Living

For many, the holidays mean family gatherings and talking to people of all ages. If you're usually the parent trying to decode words like "noob," "pwn...